Monthly archive

June, 2015

  • Jim and Cindy Simons of Laurel have announced the engagement of their daughter, Justins Simons, of Cheyenne, Wyo., formerly of Laurel, to TJ Essex of Cheyenne, former Miles City resident.  Essex is the son of Aaron and Wendee Essex of Miles City.
  •   Following a very successful ’80s-themed Treasures event Saturday at the Town & Country Club, the Holy Rosary Healthcare Foundation received about $115,000 in funds and gifts. That netted about $70,000 for the foundation, much of which will be used to support community projects. “We enjoyed celebrating the 70 donor-funded...
  •   Mayor Butch Grenz commented that he thought the residents of the district would be accepting of the fund issue. He said, “If my children were living there, I would feel it was money well spent.” Resolution 3804 also drew monetary discussion. The resolution creates a capital improvement fund for the ambulance service. The...
  •   A week ago, the Miles City Mavericks opened the Eastern A schedule with two blowout losses against Glasgow. Those losses were part of a nine-game losing streak that saw the Mavs lose eight conference games. But at Connors Stadium last night, the Mavs pulled off a 11-9 win over Glasgow in the first game and then lost a heartbreaker, 9-7, in...
  •   The Miles City Outlaws began a nine-day, 15-game series this week.  They went 2-2 on the weekend against Billings teams, swept the series with Colstrip Monday   and now are 21-15 overall. They played Colstrip and Spearfish at home Tuesday, then were headed to the Williston tournament Thursday through Sunday.   Game 1...
  •   DURHAM, N.C. – Arizona sophomore Bobby Dalbec has accepted an invitation to join the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team and will be a part of a 24-player squad that will embark on a two-month tour comprised of at least 17 games in June and July. Dalbec is the grandson of Miles Citians Joe and Jeri Dalbec.  Dalbec, a standout...
  •   Former Custer County District High School Cowgirl softball player Lauren Wolfe (2011-14) has been named to the NJCAA Region XI Academic All-Region First Team at Marshalltown Community College (Iowa).   Wolfe was the only player in the Tigers program to receive such an honor for the spring semester.  
  •   The opening of the Eastern A conference season has not been kind to the Miles City Mavericks.  After getting in just three non-conference games before the Eastern A schedule started, the Mavs have lost their first six Eastern A games. Over the weekend, at home, the Mavs were swept by Laurel on Saturday night and then swept by the...
  •   Dear editor, The terrible story about two adult brothers who repeatedly abused young girls over a period of years (as reported on June 8, 2015 KULR 8 News; http://www.kulr8.com/story/29269625/two-brothers-plead-not-guilty-to-seven-total-counts-of-sexual-intercourse-without-consent ) should make all of us stop and think, “What could I...